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There is more to the theatre than our stage

The name says it all.

We are Birr Theatre AND Arts Centre. The second part of our name means that we support a range of visual art media in our exhibition space and that we deliver regular Arts projects aimed at the local community.

We are always on the look-out for innovative, distinctive and inspiring work to share with our local patrons. Should you wish to exhibit in the theatre check out our open call document.

Explore our current selection of exhibitions and projects.

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Vincent Devine Ambigutrees series

The hidden shapes in the trees ask the viewer pause, search and spend time with the paintings until they reveal themselves.

 

There is more to these “trees” than meets the eye with the shapes becoming apparent after a time

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One Million Stars
to End Violence

One Million Stars Ireland is part of the global One Billion Stars project, founded in Australia in 2012 by artist Maryann Talia Pau after the rape and murder of an Irish woman living in Melbourne. 

Birr Theatre & Arts Centre, in association with Offaly Local Development Company will be holding a star weaving workshop on May 7th, 2022